Hardy, Thomas - Winter Words
A UK first edition, first impression.
Wrapper: The wrapper on this copy is bright, unfaded and complete. It is unclipped. The front panel is bright, showing a hint of wear along the top edge. The spine is lightly scuffed and gently soiled. The spine ends are gently bruised. The back panel is bright, showing light wear to the leading edge. Looks very sharp.
Book : The book is square and very tight. There are no previous ownership inscriptions. The boards are clean and unfaded, the corners sharp. It shows at hint of trivial bruising to the spine ends. The pages are clean. The closed page edges are toned with age. No foxing. No dog-eared pages. The binding is tight - no cracked hinges. A very nice copy in a protected wrapper.
Book Condition: Near Fine Wrapper: Very Good ++
Publisher: Macmillan UK 1928